Midall & Stones

Commercial Electrical Regulations

Safe and reliable electrical installations

M&S undertakes all aspects of commercial installation work, from additions of single sockets through to complete projects.

M&S will ensure that your installations are fully compliant and kept up to date with the latest legislative regulations.

  • Electricity at Work Regulations 1989
  • Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1992
  • The Electricity Safety, Quality and Continuity Regulations 2002
  • BS 7671 Wiring Regulations
  • BS 5266 The Code of Practice for Emergency Lighting

Electricity at Work Regulations 1989

The Regulations impose duties on employers, employees and the self employed; and embraces all work that could lead to electrical danger. M&S will carry out condition surveys, prepare drawings and maintain records ensuring that every practical effort has been made to ensure compliance.

Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1992

This Regualtion makes explicit what employers are required to do to comply and covers the requirements to maintain the safe use of electrical equipment and systems. M&S maintains a watching brief over legislative changes as they apply to employers´ obligations, in order that, the work they carry out is fully compliant with the most current regulations.

The Electricity Safety, Quality and Continuity Regulations 2002

The Electricity Safety, Quality and Continuity Regulations 2002 replaced the Electricity Supply Regulations 1998 (as ammended).

The ESQCR specify safety standards, which are aimed at protecting the general public and consumers from danger. In addition, the Regulations specify power quality and supply continuity requirements to ensure an efficient and economic electricity supply service to consumers.

BS 7671 Wiring Regulations

The Institution of Engineering and Technology prepares Regulations for the safety of electrical installations for buildings, the IEE Wiring Regulations (BS 7671) now having become the standard for the UK and many other countries.

M&S will ensure that your electrical installation conforms to the latest safety guidelines from the British Standards Institution (BSI) and the Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEC) as codified premises in BS 7671, requirements for electrical installations.

BS 5266 The Code of Practice for Emergency Lighting

M&S will assist you by installing and maintaining emergency lighting systems in accordance with BS 5266, the Code of Practice for Emergency Lighting of premises. Emergency lighting is provided to ensure minimum levels of light are available to ensure the safety of individuals in the event of failure of the normal lighting system and is powered from a source independent to that of the normal lighting system. Not only are there specialist requirements for proper design of installations but obligations on employers to ensure that installations are properly maintained and tested.


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